Reading midfielder Hope Akpan has spoken of his delight after making his international debut for Nigeria.
Nigeria head coach Stephen Keshi has been sacked after a troubled start to qualification for the Africa Cup of Nations.
FIFA has lifted a ban imposed on the Nigeria Football Federation due to government interference.
FIFA has suspended Nigeria from all international football due to government interference.
Lazio midfielder Ogenyi Onazi faces several months out after suffering a fractured leg in Nigeria's defeat to France.
Stephen Keshi has announced he is stepping down as Nigeria coach following the World Cup defeat to France.
Nigeria defender Joseph Yobo has retired from international football following the World Cup last-16 defeat to France.
Paul Pogba's late header and a Joseph Yobo own goal saw France beat Nigeria 2-0 and earn a World Cup quarter-final spot.
Stephen Keshi believes the match officials did Nigeria few favours as they bowed out of the World Cup to France.
Lionel Messi netted twice in a virtuoso first-half display as Argentina topped Group F with a 3-2 win over Nigeria.
Stephen Keshi spoke of his pride as Nigeria became the first African team in the knock-out stages of the World Cup.
Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi says he would walk away from the squad if he was among these being targeted by supporters.
Edin Dzeko has described the refereeing in the 1-0 defeat to Nigeria which ended Bosnia's World Cup as “shameful”.
Peter Odemwingie ended Bosnia and Herzegovina’s World Cup adventure as Nigeria claimed a 1-0 Group F win in Cuiaba.
Peter Odemwingie says it would be a ‘dream’ to feature in Nigeria’s final Group F game against Argentina.
Stephen Keshi praised Nigeria following their 1-0 win over Bosnia and dedicated the result to all of Africa.
Stephen Keshi has urged his Nigeria players not to dwell on their disappointing 0-0 draw with Iran at the World Cup.
Iran and Nigeria played out a dull 0-0 draw in their World Cup Group F clash in Curitiba on Monday.
Nigeria defender Elderson Echiejile will miss the World Cup because of an injury suffered in a warm-up match last week.
Nigeria haven't made the knockout stages since 1998. Nick Hext ponders if it will be different this time?
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